Kevin Lerner is an assistant professor of journalism at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York. His scholarly research concentrates on the history of American journalism, with a focus on the 1970s, alternative forms of journalism, press criticism, and anti-intellectualism in the press. He is completing a book on the history of [MORE], an anti-establishment journalism review. He has published chapters in books published by Peter Lang and the University of Pennsylvania Press and in the journal Journalism History. He has published journalism in New York magazine, The New York Times, Slate, and Nieman Lab, and has served as a judge for the National Magazine Awards. You can reach him at

Associate Editor

Joy Jenkins is a Ph.D. candidate in journalism at the University of Missouri School of Journalism. Her research focuses on studying shifts in the media environment from a sociology-of-news perspective, including the changing roles of editors in newsrooms; the potential of news organizations to spur social change, particularly in urban contexts; and the evolution of magazine journalism. Her work has been published in Journalism Studies; Journalism Practice; Journalism: Theory, Practice and Criticism; and New Media & Society, among others. She can be reached at

Book Review Editor

Miglena Sternadori is an associate professor and assistant dean for undergraduate affairs in the College of Media & Communication at Texas Tech University. She is the author of Mediated Eros (Peter Lang, 2015) and co-editor of Gender and Work: Exploring Intersectionality, Resistance, and Identity (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016). Her work has also appeared in Feminist Media Studies, Journal of Media Psychology, Women's Studies in Communication, Newspaper Research Journal, Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, Atlantic Journal of Communication, Forum: Qualitative Social Research, Media Report to Women, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and Journal of Media Education. You can reach her at

Managing Editor and Webmaster

Carol Schwalbe is an associate professor, the Soldwedel Family Professor of Journalism, and the director of Graduate Studies at the University of Arizona’s School of Journalism. Before that, she was an associate professor at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University. She moved to Arizona in 2002 after a long career at the National Geographic Society. She was a senior articles editor with National Geographic magazine and National Geographic Traveler, a senior producer for, and an editor and writer in the book division. She served as Magazine Division head in 2006-2007. You can reach her at

Editorial Assistant

Caroline Chan is a student at Marist College. She is a sophomore in the Honors Program, studying communication with a dual concentration in journalism and advertising. She’s a writer for the Marist College chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists and a reporter for Diversity Works magazine. You can reach her at


Yanick Lamb
Howard University

Carolyn Lepre
Marist College

Glenn Leshner
University of Oklahoma

Jacqueline Marino
Kent State University

Teresa Mastin
Northwestern University

Rachel Davis Mersey
Northwestern University

Peter Pugsley
University of Adelaide

Quint Randle
Brigham Young University

Sue Robinson
University of Wisconsin—Madison

Amber Roessner
University of Tennessee—Knoxville

Cindy Royal
Texas State University—San Marcos

Ted Spiker
University of Florida

Carol Schwalbe
University of Arizona

Robert Stepno
Radford University (retired)

Miglena Sternadori
University of South Dakota

David Sumner
Ball State University (emeritus)

Sheila Webb
Western Washington University

Charles Whitaker
Northwestern University

Erin Whiteside
University of Tennessee—Knoxville


Editorial Board

David Abrahamson
Northwestern University

Dunja Antonovic
Bradley University

Joe Bernt
Ohio University (emeritus)

Bob Britten
West Virginia University

Carrie Brown
University of Memphis

Naeemah Clark
Elon University

Petya Eckler
University of Strathclyde

Betsy Edgerton
Columbia College

Carol Fletcher
Hofstra University

Scott Fosdick
San Jose State University

Ellen Gerl
Ohio University

Vanessa Gregory
University of Mississippi

Donna Harrington-Lueker
Salve Regina University

Berkley Hudson
University of Missouri

Parul Jain
Ohio University

Cathy Johnson
Angelo State University

Jessie M. Quintero Johnson
University of Massachusetts—Boston

Sammye Johnson
Trinity University (emeritus)

Carolyn Kitch
Temple University